About Your Dentist

John Caldwell, DDS

"Open thy mouth wide, and I shall fill it." Psalm 81:10

My Mission

"My goal is to let my patients know that I care. I enjoy developing relationships with my patients, and it is rewarding to have the opportunity to treat second and third generations within families."

Education

  • University of Tennessee Dental School Memphis, TN
  • Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro, TN
  • Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Caldwell has completed multiple orthodontic courses and sleep apnea courses. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Tennessee Dental Association, Memphis Dental Society, Dental Implant Aesthetic Center Study Club, and the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.

Life & Hobbies

Outside of his dental practice, Dr. Caldwell is a volunteer dentist at the Church Health Center and the Founder/Sponsor of Smile Train 5K race. He is also an elder at the Independent Presbyterian Church. In his free time, he enjoys woodworking, tennis and running. He is happily married to his wife Joyce, and together they have 3 adult children and 6 grandchildren.

Kate Heflin, DDS

Working with passion gives you purpose.

My Mission

My goal is to make every one of my patients feel comfortable and welcomed. I am thankful for the opportunity I have to practice dentistry, and I want my patients to know how important they are to me.

Education

Dr. Heflin graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Mississippi in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology. She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry in 2016, graduating with honors.

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Heflin is a member of the American Dental Association, Tennessee Dental Association, Memphis Dental Society and the Academy of General Dentistry. She is committed to continuing education in order to remain current with state-of-the-art technology, procedures and materials in the dental industry.

Life & Hobbies

When she's not practicing dentistry, Dr. Heflin enjoys traveling, playing tennis, cooking and spending time with her family and friends.

Mary Kirkpatrick, DDS

"The world always looks brighter from behind a smile."

My Mission

To provide excellent dental care to patients while making them feel welcome and comfortable by maintaining both a positive and professional environment.

Education

University of Mississippi, Bachelor of Arts in Biology – Oxford, MS (Magna cum Laude)

University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Memphis, TN

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Kirkpatrick is currently an active member of the American Dental Association, Tennessee Dental Association, Memphis Dental Society, and Academy of General Dentistry. She is passionate about continuing education in order to provide her patients with the highest quality care.

Life & Hobbies

When she's not practicing dentistry, Dr. Kirkpatrick enjoys reading, playing tennis, traveling, and spending quality time with her family and friends.